Antoninianus with bust of Diocletian

Roman
Imperial Period
A.D. 292


Mint: Rome

Dimensions

Diameter: 22 mm. Weight: 4.02 gm.

Accession Number

32.1440

Medium or Technique

Billon

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Radiate, draped, cuirassed bust of Diocletian to right.
IMPDIOCE TIANVSAVG
Reverse: Jupiter standing, head right, vertical scepter in left hand, thunderbolt in right.
At his feet, eagle holding up wreath.
IOVICO NSERVATAVGG in exergue: XXIB

Provenance

Source unknown; accessioned by MFA, 1932

Credit Line

Source unidentified